The Duncan Banner


October 15, 2013

Edwin Don Mitchell

March 6, 1943 — Oct. 14, 2013

DUNCAN — Edwin Don Mitchell, 70, passed away in Duncan Regional Hospital on Oct. 14, 2013, in Duncan.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Oct. 16 at Whinery-Huddleston Funeral Home on Old Cache Road in Lawton. The officiating minister will be Dow Pannell of the Ray of Hope Church in Duncan. Burial will follow the funeral service at the Duncan Cemetary.

Don was born on March 6, 1943, in Comanche and he graduated from Duncan High School. After graduation, he began working for the Oklahoma Department of Transportation from which he later retired. Don married Rosemary Lee Savage on Dec. 6, 1975.

Don is survived by Edwin DeWayne Mitchell (son), Stephanie Mitchell (daughter in-law), Dana Dawn Mitchell (daughter), Corine Burch (sister), Patricia White (sister in-law), Marsha Bess (sister in-law), McKenna Mitchell (granddaughter), Dylan Mitchell (grandson), and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Don is preceded in death by Rosemary Lee Mitchell (wife), Edwin D. Mitchell (Dad), Grace Mitchell (Mother), Granville Mitchell (brother), Bernadean Burch (sister), Reba Gentry (sister) and Faye Towell (sister).

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